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What the US Government and other countries did to tribal peoples already living on the American continent.

Any appropriation of real estate that wasn't originally yours.
Joe used to have only five acres of property, but he made a huge land grab and now he has fifty.
by Athene Airheart March 20, 2004
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The disgusting girls that sailors scoop up at when they come ashore. Also can be used to describe any nasty girl a guy picked up at a bar.
"Dude, you were wasted last night. You should have seen the 'land grab' you were kissing!"
by Mike S. March 24, 2004
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v. The amount of skin a drunk woman will allow a man to grope before she feels he has "gone too far".
I made out with Sheila at the bar, and it turned into a land grab, but she stopped me before I could get in her pants.
by allison March 23, 2004
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Gaining land through attacking in online strategy games such as Ambar.
Keep your troops home for now, we are gonna make a huge land grab in a little while.
by Argoth March 24, 2004
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go to a camping space and reserve a large piece of land, presumably for friends who run late.
Done often with various pieces of luggage.
Use four baskets to define the edges of large piece of land
by Wolfram March 25, 2004
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The process of taking credit for projects and/or creating new projects in a company that is on the brink of lay offs to make sure your boss knows you are not dispensible.
Sandra knew she was on the chopping block for the next round of layoffs so she started land grabbing to create a perception of a full workload.
by 123jess123 December 16, 2008
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